The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 345 399 247
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -152
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 259 185 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.40% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.42% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 152 253
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £60.62 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+27.61% +75.92%
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 100 £463 +6.93% 35
South East +52 52 £335 -16.25% 14
Yorkshire -10 28 £378 +23.26% 17
West Midlands -2 22 £315 +4.13% 5
East of England +11 21 £331 -1.11% 1
South West +8 21 £340 -2.85% 3
North West -19 9 £323 +7.05% 8
East Midlands -14 4 £275 -8.33% 3
North East -22 2 £380 -5.00%
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 496 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 257 (51.81%) SQL
3 231 (46.57%) .NET
4 227 (45.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 218 (43.95%) C#
6 172 (34.68%) T-SQL
7 169 (34.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 145 (29.23%) Microsoft
9 137 (27.62%) Business Intelligence
10 124 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
11 117 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
12 116 (23.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 112 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 108 (21.77%) ASP.NET
15 101 (20.36%) ETL
16 100 (20.16%) Finance
17 87 (17.54%) MVC
18 76 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
19 72 (14.52%) MS Excel
20 69 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
21 64 (12.90%) .NET Framework
22 60 (12.10%) JavaScript
23 53 (10.69%) Banking
23 53 (10.69%) Web Services
24 52 (10.48%) HTML
24 52 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
25 49 (9.88%) WCF
26 47 (9.48%) Visual Studio
27 44 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
28 42 (8.47%) WinForms

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (4.64%) IIS
2 10 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.01%) CMS
5 4 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.40%) JBoss
7 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) Confluence
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 72 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Office
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.60%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.40%) RMDS
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.40%) Force.com
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.81%) LDAP
2 3 (0.60%) Internet
2 3 (0.60%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.20%) Modbus
3 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 496 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 227 (45.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 169 (34.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 124 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 116 (23.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 112 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 76 (15.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (5.24%) Relational Database
10 23 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 19 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 18 (3.63%) Big Data
13 15 (3.02%) NoSQL
14 13 (2.62%) Oracle Database
15 11 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (2.02%) MS Access
16 10 (2.02%) OLAP
16 10 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 52 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (9.48%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.42%) Subversion
6 5 (1.01%) NUnit
7 3 (0.60%) AccuRev
7 3 (0.60%) ERwin
7 3 (0.60%) FitNesse
7 3 (0.60%) MSTest
7 3 (0.60%) PeopleTools
7 3 (0.60%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.40%) JIRA
8 2 (0.40%) Maven
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.20%) LSMW
9 1 (0.20%) Selenium
General
1 100 (20.16%) Finance
2 53 (10.69%) Banking
3 24 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.03%) Front Office
5 15 (3.02%) Marketing
6 14 (2.82%) Back Office
7 10 (2.02%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.41%) Electronics
10 6 (1.21%) Automotive
10 6 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.21%) Retail
11 5 (1.01%) Games
11 5 (1.01%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.60%) Legal
13 2 (0.40%) Advertising
13 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.40%) Law
14 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (46.57%) .NET
2 108 (21.77%) ASP.NET
3 69 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 64 (12.90%) .NET Framework
5 53 (10.69%) Web Services
6 52 (10.48%) HTML
7 49 (9.88%) WCF
8 42 (8.47%) WinForms
9 38 (7.66%) XML
10 36 (7.26%) jQuery
11 35 (7.06%) CSS
12 34 (6.85%) AngularJS
13 32 (6.45%) MDX
14 28 (5.65%) Entity Framework
15 21 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (4.03%) HTML5
16 20 (4.03%) SOAP
17 18 (3.63%) WPF
18 13 (2.62%) REST
19 12 (2.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.43%) Data Extraction
2 17 (3.43%) N-Tier
3 16 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 16 (3.23%) Replication
4 13 (2.62%) NHS
5 10 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.41%) Clustering
7 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.41%) Equities
7 7 (1.41%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.21%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.01%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.01%) Derivative
9 5 (1.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 4 (0.81%) Data Conversion
10 4 (0.81%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.46%) Windows
2 10 (2.02%) Unix
3 9 (1.81%) Linux
4 6 (1.21%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (27.62%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (20.36%) ETL
4 87 (17.54%) MVC
5 44 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
6 40 (8.06%) Data Modelling
7 31 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 31 (6.25%) Web Development
8 30 (6.05%) Scrum
9 29 (5.85%) TDD
10 23 (4.64%) ETL Development
10 23 (4.64%) Migration
10 23 (4.64%) SDLC
11 22 (4.44%) Unit Testing
12 17 (3.43%) CRM
12 17 (3.43%) OO
13 16 (3.23%) High Availability
14 15 (3.02%) Analytics
15 13 (2.62%) Data Migration
15 13 (2.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 257 (51.81%) SQL
2 218 (43.95%) C#
3 172 (34.68%) T-SQL
4 60 (12.10%) JavaScript
5 31 (6.25%) VBA
6 28 (5.65%) VB.NET
7 17 (3.43%) VB
8 15 (3.02%) Java
9 6 (1.21%) C
9 6 (1.21%) VBScript
9 6 (1.21%) XAML
10 4 (0.81%) XPath
11 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.40%) C++
12 2 (0.40%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.40%) PHP
12 2 (0.40%) Scala
12 2 (0.40%) SOQL
12 2 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (5.04%) Degree
2 9 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) HNC
5 1 (0.20%) HND
5 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.23%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) Basel II
5 1 (0.20%) Basel III
5 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.20%) EMIR
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.20%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 145 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.06%) Oracle
3 12 (2.42%) SAP
4 11 (2.22%) Cognos
4 11 (2.22%) Tableau
5 4 (0.81%) DevExpress
5 4 (0.81%) Telerik
6 3 (0.60%) Informatica
6 3 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.60%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.40%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.40%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.40%) Perforce
7 2 (0.40%) Reuters
7 2 (0.40%) Teradata
8 1 (0.20%) Actian
8 1 (0.20%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
North West
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 19 days ago